DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for rosacea

Rosacea [DOID:8881]

Rosacea /roʊˈzeɪʃiə/ is a chronic condition characterized by facial erythema (redness). Pimples are sometimes included as part of the definition. Unless it affects the eyes, it is typically a harmless cosmetic condition. Treatment in the form of topical steroids can aggravate the condition.

Synonyms:  rosacea,  DOID:8881,  Acne rosacea (disorder),  Acne roscea,  Acne, erythematosa ...